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Genocide- A mass killing of a national, racial, political, or cultural group.
Map Of Somalia
140,000 people died in this genocide.
Somali insurgents, the government's armedforces went around destroying towns and killingpeople.
Human Rights of Somalia After Genocide
Article 2Everyone is entitled to all rights and freedoms set forth in this Declaration, without distinction of any kind, such as race, color, sex, language, religion, political, or other opinion, national or social orgin, property, birth or other status. Furthermore, no distinction shall be made on the basis of the political, jurisdictional or international status of the country or territory to which a person belongs, whether it be independent, trust, non-self-governing or under any other limitation of sovereignty.
Article 5No one shall be subjected to torture or to cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment.
Artical 201.Everyone has the right to freedom of peaceful assembly and association.2. No one may be compelled to belong to an association.
"The change began in Somalia, where we discovered that we were involved in an operation where there was no peace, so there was no more peacekeeping operation because there was no peace." -Boutros Boutros-Ghali"A genocide in Africa has not recieved the same attention that genocide in Europe or genocide in Turkey or genocide in other parts of the world. There is still this kind of basic discrimination against the African people and the African problems." -Boutros Boutros-Ghali
The US attempted to help the people but many soldiers lost their lives so President Clinton refrained from involvement in African affairs.
Artical 3Everyone has the right to life, liberty, and security of person.
Was moved from position as presidentof Somalia.